Advice Service

Ascension Community Trust helps the most vulnerable of our community in Custom House, Newham to live fuller lives. Our work supports families, the elderly and those with complex needs to learn new skills, find employment, step out of poverty and feel like valuable members of their community.

Advice Service

Completely Free advice on housing, benefits, employment and welfare as well as support completing forms.

Appointments available from 11am to 3pm on Wednesdays.

You can find out more about the trust here:

Service access criteria: Appointment only service
Connecting with others
Getting active
Healthy lifestyle
Day to day helping hand
Helping with money
Information and advice
Transport and getting around
Mental health
Support with housing
Support with employment
Support for carers
Managing a long-term health condition
Basic necessities (food/clothes)
Arts and creativity
Connecting with nature
Youth support
Social prescribing
Additional needs catered for:
Vision impairment friendly
Hearing impairment friendly
Wheelchair accessible
Learning difficulty friendly
Physical disability friendly
Dementia friendly
Takes place in the client’s home
Non English speaking friendly
Key words - separate with a comma: advice and support